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US NAVY FUSE BOX (FRICTION PRIMER BOX)

US NAVY FUSE BOX (FRICTION PRIMER BOX)

Small leather box to hold friction primers were carried on the belt (past terminology designated this type box as a Navy fuse box).  The outer flap is smooth and mostly clean with only light crazing.… (853-159). Learn More »

$295.00
Originally $395.00

CIVIL WAR NAVY FUSE BOX, BOSTON

CIVIL WAR NAVY FUSE BOX, BOSTON

Small leather box to hold fuses and carried on the belt.  The box is relatively square in shape to accommodate the shape of the friction primer packs.  This box has a single wide belt loop which is… (172-4587). Learn More »

COMPLETE PACKAGE OF TAYLOR FUSE IGNITERS

COMPLETE PACKAGE OF TAYLOR FUSE IGNITERS

Here is a paper-wrapped stack of tin fuse igniters for Taylor’s time fuse. The whole stack is wrapped in tan packing paper. The packing paper is water damaged, missing a few fragments, and quite… (727-50). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 6-LB SPHERICAL SHELL FIRED AT GETTYSBURG MADE INTO AN OIL LAMP BY J. A. DANNER

CONFEDERATE 6-LB SPHERICAL SHELL FIRED AT GETTYSBURG MADE INTO AN OIL LAMP BY J. A. DANNER

Though the 6-lb shell is common in general, it is one of the rarest types of artillery ordnance found at Gettysburg. The only 6-lb gun at Gettysburg belonged to Latham’s North Carolina battery which… (R22693). Learn More »

$4,500.00
ON HOLD

US/CS 4.52” 12 LB SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

US/CS 4.52” 12 LB SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG

Recovered from  the woods between Herrs Ridge Rd and Country Club Rd. Exhibits usual rust and  pitting, with small Rosensteel collection sticker “36”. This relic was once part of the Iva… (R21896). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 12LB CASE SHOT SIDE LOADER

CONFEDERATE 12LB CASE SHOT SIDE LOADER

Spherical shell in excellent clean condition. The body has some light pitting and casting flaws. Shell has a pronounced mold seam and the Confederate adapter for a paper time fuse is present. Side… (172-4506). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE FRICTION PRIMER BOX – RICHMOND ARSENAL – RECOVERED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

CONFEDERATE FRICTION PRIMER BOX – RICHMOND ARSENAL – RECOVERED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

Empty package for friction primers. Wood block with 6 holes drilled to hold the primers (2 per hole, no primers remain). The block is wrapped in paper and features a stenciled label on the front.… (R21832). Learn More »

$2,000.00
Originally $2,250.00

VERY FINE CONDITION CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1861 3 INCH ORDNANCE RIFLE

VERY FINE CONDITION CIVIL WAR US MODEL 1861 3 INCH ORDNANCE RIFLE

This artillery tube, next to the US 3 inch Parrott tube, was the most widely used rifle cannon during the American Civil War. Manufactured of wrought iron under John Griffen’s patent, of which The… (941-01). Learn More »

$57,500.00
ON HOLD

SECTIONED 4.52” SPHERICAL 12 LB. BORMANN SHELL

SECTIONED 4.52” SPHERICAL 12 LB. BORMANN SHELL

Exterior of shell is rusted with minor pitting. Fuse is missing; no powder tube visible. Instead, the matrix is a “Greek” tar matrix broken into many fragments which would be flung with the lead… (R22446). Learn More »

SECTIONED 4.52” SPHERICAL 12 LB. BORMANN SHELL

SECTIONED 4.52” SPHERICAL 12 LB. BORMANN SHELL

Exterior of shell is rusted with minor pitting. Fuse is missing. Powder tube, tar matrix and lead shot visible. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (R22428). Learn More »

GROUND BURST 12-PDR CASE SHOT

GROUND BURST 12-PDR CASE SHOT

This is a 4.52” Bormann cannon ball fired from a 12-pounder smoothbore cannon. It struck and buried itself in the ground where it finally burst. This projectile cracked into three wedges but did… (236-94). Learn More »

RELIC MODEL 1855 BAYONET MADE INTO DIGGING TOOL

RELIC MODEL 1855 BAYONET MADE INTO DIGGING TOOL

This relic consists of the socket and approx. 5.50 inches of the blade from a Model 1855 bayonet. The knuckle of the blade has been straightened and the blade flattened making it a very handy tool for… (918-13). Learn More »

US ARTILLERY TRAIL SPIKE BELIEVED TO BE FROM THE JAMES RIVER/BERMUDA HUNDRED AREA

US ARTILLERY TRAIL SPIKE BELIEVED TO BE FROM THE JAMES RIVER/BERMUDA HUNDRED AREA

Wood trail spike with iron collar on the base meas. approx. 72.00 inches long. The wood has swelled and cracked a bit but is otherwise good. The iron has been treated by electrolysis and has been… (R21843). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY FUSE POUCH WITH LEAD FINIAL

CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY FUSE POUCH WITH LEAD FINIAL

Brown leather Confederate artillery fuse pouch is in good condition. This is the leather pouch that went on the side of the Confederate artilleryman. It held his paper time fuses for firing the… (381-20). Learn More »

LID FOR CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY WATER BUCKET

LID FOR CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY WATER BUCKET

Wooden lid meas. approx. 6.00 inches across. Top has a reversed “U” handle with an “O” ring and 5.00 inches of iron chain attached. Running across the top of the lid is an iron bar used to… (M25474). Learn More »

SPONGE FOR 200-PDR PARROTT GUN

SPONGE FOR 200-PDR PARROTT GUN

Here is a rarely seen sponge for a 200-pounder Parrott cannon. It is constructed of wool shag woven into a cover that fit onto the gun rammer head. Stenciled in black “200” along bottom edge.… (236-95). Learn More »

US/CS 3.67” 6 LB. CANISTER ROUND

US/CS 3.67” 6 LB. CANISTER ROUND

This non-excavated specimen is the standard-style canister that both the Federal and Confederate forces used in the 6-pounder (3.67-inch) smoothbore cannon.  This is a very nice solid and clean… (M25237). Learn More »

US/CS 4.52 12 POUND BORMANN SPHERICAL SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

US/CS 4.52 12 POUND BORMANN SPHERICAL SHELL FROM GETTYSBURG

Light rust covers entire surface. Body is smooth and in good condition. Deactivation drill hole at bottom. Bormann fuse is missing but brass underplug is present. Item came from GAR Post #9 in… (513-24). Learn More »

$595.00
Originally $675.00

US 3.67 INCH 20 POUND BOTTLENOSE PARROTT BOLT RECOVERED FROM PORT HUDSON

US 3.67 INCH 20 POUND BOTTLENOSE PARROTT BOLT RECOVERED FROM PORT HUDSON

Unfired “bottlenose” Parrott bolt in good condition. Projectile has been cleaned and coated; shows light surface pitting. Brass sabot is intact. Recovered from Port Hudson, Louisiana.  [jt] Extra… (R21798). Learn More »

$450.00
Originally $595.00

US 3.67 INCH 20 POUND PARROT BOLT

US 3.67 INCH 20 POUND PARROT BOLT

Unfired “bottle-nose” Parrott bolt shows moderate surface pitting and has been coated in shellac. Brass sabot is intact. Recovered from the site of Degrise’s battery outside Marietta, Georgia,… (R21820). Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $395.00


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PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with patent drawings included and with patent office seal… (274-204). Learn More »

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